Megophrys selatanensis Munir, Nishikawa, Hamidy, and Smith, 2021

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Megophryidae > Subfamily: Megophryinae > Genus: Megophrys > Species: Megophrys selatanensis

Megophrys (Megophrys) selatanensis Munir, Nishikawa, Hamidy, and Smith, 2021, Zootaxa, 5057: 507. Holotype: MZB Amph 22411, by original designation. Type locality: "the eastern side of Bukit Barisan Mountain range in southern Sumatra, Lampung Province, Tanggamus Regency, Ulubelu District, Ngarip (5.280170°S, 104.557240°E, 1439 m a.s.l." Zoobank publication registration: A3C378BB-58ED-4A18-8F52-1D00E58E6F1E

English Names

South-Sumatran Horned-frog (original publication). 


Currently known only from the eastern slope of the southern Barisan Range of Sumatra, Indonesia (Lampung and Sumatra Selatan provinces).  

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


Most similar to Megophrys montana according to the original publication where morphology and molecular markers were detailed. 

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